A physician speaks with an elderly man about his prognosis.

Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's disease is a progressive disease that occurs when nerve cells in the brain die.
A nurse takes notes on a tablet device.

Brain

Neurological conditions cross many specialties, including psychology and physical medicine.
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Brain Injury

Brain Injury occurs when a sudden injury causes damage to the brain.
concussion

Concussion

A concussion, sometimes called a mild traumatic brain injury, is caused by a blow to the head.
dementia

Deep Brain Stimulation

Deep brain stimulation uses electrical stimulation to treat a variety of neurological conditions. 
dementia

Dementia

Dementia is a condition that affects your ability to think, reason, and process information.
electroencephalography EEG

Electroencephalography

An electroencephalogram (EEG) is a test that measures the electrical activity of the brain.
electromyography EMG

Electromyography

Electromyography (EMG) checks the health of muscles and nerves that control the muscles.
epilepsy

Epilepsy and Seizures

Epilepsy is a neurological condition that increases susceptibility to seizures.
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Facial Pain

Facial pain is characterized by pain or discomfort that starts in the face.
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Guillian-Barré Syndrome

Guillain-Barré syndrome is when the immune system attacks the peripheral nervous system.
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Headaches

A headache is pain in the head or face area, and varies in frequency and intensity.